You've heard of "Pay it Forward"... well this is just the opposite (sorta). The next time you are in the drive-thru line at your favorite fast food chain, tell the guy who's taking your money that…Continue
So, my 29 days is up, but I have been forever changed. My new goal is to get others involved in giving. On the drive home from Louisville to Chicago with my boyfriend, the weather got really bad. 45+mph winds, temperatures in the single digits, white-out blizzard conditions... there were vehicles in the ditch everywhere.
Well, we were driving a Land Rover with some massive towing power so twice, we stopped to pull cars out of ditches. It was such a great feeling to help them!…Continue
So, today was officially the last day of giving... my how time flies! I spent the day with friends down in Louisville, and while walking around town, I found a few ways to give...
First, I spotted a homeless guy playing the guitar... He was jamming out to a little Georgia Satellites "Keep Your Hands To Yourself" and he made us all smile. I ran across the street and threw a few dollars in his jar. He posed for a few shots for me (I do some photography for fun) and I thanked me…Continue
Today I spent over an hour talking with a close friend who is going through many struggles in life. Though I didn't feel the immediate appreciation, I am hoping that in the long run, the talk was helpful to him. I always try to be the best friend I can to people, even though my schedule sometimes makes it difficult.…Continue
Today, my friend's Debi & Chuck helped to coordinate "Croy's Cause: NUCDF Sip, Shop and Save Party". 15 vendors were at Mcguire's Art Gallery in Buford, GA and 30% of all proceeds goes back to the NUCDF.
Their angel, Croy, was born with a urea cycle disorder which is a genetic disorder caused by a deficiency of one of the enzymes in the urea cycle which is responsible for removing ammonia from the blood stream. The urea cycle involves a series of biochemical steps in which…Continue
Today I reached out and sent a nice message to a friend who is going through a nasty divorce. He was so touched, he called me and we spent a good 20 mins chatting about things. I was able to give him some good advice since I am also divorced, and he really appreciated me reaching out to him. Sometimes, it's the little things that make all the difference...…Continue